14
Feb
2019

Sean Shibe Shortlisted for Music Magazine Award


Vote for Sean Shibe - BBC Music Magazine Awards 2019

In 2008, Sean Shibe received a Dewar Arts Award, enabling him to buy his first professional guitar.  He has since proved himself to be a significant and rising star, described as 'one of the foremost guitarists of his generation'. 

This year, Sean has been shortlisted for a prestigious BBC Music Magazine Award.  His latest album 'softLOUD' has been selected for the 'Instrumental' category, and is open to public vote.

You can find out more, listen to music from the album, and cast your vote here:

VOTE - BBC Music Magazine Awards 2019

More About Sean:

In 2007, Sean gained a scholarship to attend the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (then the RSAMD) as the youngest musician ever to enter the Academy (he was just 15).  In 2008 Sean received a Dewar Arts Award, and has since established himself as singular talent in his field.

Sean's achievements include;

2008 - Finalist in the Westfalian Guitar Spring in Germany
2008 - Chanterelle Guitar Prize
2009 - Silver Medal at the 5th Ligita International Guitar Competition in Liechtenstein
2009 - 12th Ivor Mairants Guitar Competition (Worshipful Company of Musicians)
2011 - String Section Prize, Royal Overseas League Music Competition

You can find out more about Sean in his Dewar Arts Award profile or by visiting his website

 

 

 


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